Mark & Lorraine Richards
Directors of Operations, Co- founders
Mark & Lorraine Richards, oversee the day to day operations of a powerful life changing foundation that has changed the hearts of thousands. Mark is an innovative businessman that has reached top levels in his career as a Health, Safety and Environmental specialist. Mark and Lorraine are independent entrepreneur and co-directors of a flourishing nonprofit organization company "My Ashleah" formed in 2009 after their daughter Ashleah Richards was hit and killed by a drunk driver outside Lubbock Texas. Their innovated passion for bringing the truth to all walks of life has made them highly marketed speakers to our young generation. Happily married for over 27 years and two other children they have walked a very hard journey. They are a true testament to what it means to hold on to the promise.
Senior Counselor, Board Member
Kristie Montoya is a State Certified Counselor in the state of New Mexico. She has a B.A. from Western University in Silver City NM, and a Master's Degree in Counseling from the University of Western New Mexico.
Kristie is the happily married mother of four children. She has over 15 years experience as an educator, school guidance counselor, and clinical therapist interacting with children of all ages in New Mexico. Kristie presently works as a school guidance counselor in Artesia New Mexico. Kristie volunteers her time for a nonprofit foundation "My Ashleah" where she devotes her time in counseling young people on the importance of making right choices and instilling values in their lives.
Kristie also volunteers her professional counseling individually with adults who are experiencing life transitions, grief and loss, psychological or spiritual problems, or who wish to improve their marriages, parenting, and life skills.
Bishop Kevin Bartley
Director of Ministry & CFO, Board Member
Currently the senior pastor at the Albuquerque New Mexico Church of God as well as the state of New Mexico youth director, Kevin has lead people as a pastor for over thirty years and has a passion for young people. Kevin has counseled individually with adults who are experiencing life transitions, grief and loss, psychological or spiritual problems, or who wish to improve their marriages, parenting, and life skills. He has chaired in lead roles in directing with wise counsel in large corporations as well as nonprofits. Kevin is happily married with three children. With his years of experience in leading people Kevin is a powerful asset to any team.
SHERRIE MORGAN BRADSHAW
Director of Projects and Co CFO, Board Member
Sherrie has over thirty years experience in free-lance film production accounting with major experience in foreign locations. Sherrie is also the founder of Hello Hollywood 101, a film company which focuses on script analysis, writer management, production accounting, film accounting placement, budgeting and tax credit/rebate reporting. She is also a teacher, a motivational speaker, a consultant for film production companies, a writer’s manager, and a music publisher and creative manager for Uncharted Music and Expressive Artists. The illustrated version of “Hello, Hollywood 101” is scheduled for publication in 2015. With Sherrie experience in leading people she is a powerful asset to our team.
Michelle serves as the Director of Operations at Foster Kids Charity Inc. Michelle earned a degree in Sociology via Tel Aviv University in Israel and served 3 years as a sergeant in Military Police. Prior to establishing Foster Kids Charity, she volunteered in various non-profit organizations such as Vogel Alcove and Variety International (Israel).